Alfred Schnittke: Concerto for Choir; Sacred Hymns (3); Voices of Nature; Arvo Pärt: Dopo la vittoria / Bavarian RSO Chorus
1 CD / BR Klassik / 2013-11-19Works: Alfred Schnittke: Concerto for choir (Concerto for soprano & chorus); Sacred Hymns (3) for chorus; Voices of Nature, for 10 female voices & vibraphone; Arvo Pärt: Dopo la vittoria, little cantat...
Performers: Eser-Streit, Priska; Göbel, Benedikt; Goda, Masako; Klose, Wolfgang; Meyer, Andrew Lepri; Moser, Andreas; Oh, Moon Yung [Tenor Vocal]
Conductors: Dijkstra, Peter
Ensemble: ; Chor des Bayerischen Rundfunks
On the newly released CD the Chor des Bayerischen Rundfunks supplements the 'Concerto for Chorus' with two further sacred works. Schnittke's 'Three Sacred Songs' from...continue...
Recording information: München, Herkulessaal der Residenz (2012)....continue...
1 CD / Terpsichore Records / 2012-08-28Works: John Joubert: Sleep Canticle, for chorus, Op. 81; Let there be light, for chorus, Op. 56; Eric Banks: Elucidation, for chorus; Richard Strauss: Deutsche Motette ("Die Schöpfung ist zur Ruh gegan...
Conductors: Banks, Eric
Ensemble: The Esoterics
This recording is an exploration of light and darkness, good and evil, truth and falsehood, the known and the mysterious - opposite and yet interdependent...continue...
Recording information: Holy Rosary Catholic Church, West Seattle, WA (02/26/2011-02/27/2011)....continue...
2 CD / Scandinavian Classic / 2011-05-31Works: Alfred Schnittke: Concerto for choir (Concerto for soprano & chorus); Short Pieces (2) for organ; Requiem, music to Schiller's drama "Don Carlos", for soloists, mixed chorus & instrumental ensemble
Performers: Bruun, Daniel Munkholm; Egelund, Jesper; Friis-Hansen, Mathias; Husum, Carl; Lavie, Amir; Lutzhoft, Jesper; Meinild, Jon; Rischel, Thomas; Thaarup, Kasper; Wall, Markus; Worm, Ole
Conductors: Windekilde, Flemming
Alfred Schnittke (1934-1998), of German/Jewish decent, was born and raised in the former Soviet Union. From the mid-1970s he won great popularity in his home...continue...
1 CD / MSR Classics / 2009-02-10Works: Alberto Ginastera: Lamentations of Jeremiah, for chorus, Op. 14; Alfred Schnittke: Concerto for choir (Concerto for soprano & chorus)
In 20 years of presenting concerts, the Choir of St. Ignatius Loyola has brought a great deal of lesser-known yet exquisite choral music to New...continue...
1 CD / Hyperion / 2002-02-01Works: Alfred Schnittke: Concerto for choir (Concerto for soprano & chorus); Voices of Nature, for 10 female voices & vibraphone; Minnesang, for 52 voices
Performers: Gledhil, Rachel
Conductors: Layton, Stephen
Ensemble: Holst Singers
"Schnittke's Choir Concerto is one of the most elaborate works with a tonal basis a choir is ever going to face; and Stephen Laton's Holst...continue...
1 CD / Chandos Records / 1995-01-01Works: Alfred Schnittke: Concerto for choir (Concerto for soprano & chorus)
Conductors: Polyanskii, Valeri
Ensemble: Russian State Symphony Cappella